A garden is a location where we interact with nature, we view things grow and it makes us feel whole as we view our personal creativity upon a piece of land. It is a haven to relax and fun location to spend time with family and friends. It is easy for some people to decorate a garden but for others it would take careful planning, gathering tips and advises to make things work like the following.

Top five tips on garden decoration

Flowers and plants

Flowers and plants are integral parts of any garden. They are decorations and at the same time vital in the production of oxygen that we breathe. To some garden owners, it is practical to pick plants that flower all season long. Verbena, Catmint, Water Hyssop, Petunia and Candytuft are some examples. For garden ponds, sufficient plants control algae propagation, provide fish habitat and include oxygen to the water. Water and lotus lily are general plants that spread flowers and leaves to float on the water.

Water features

The attendance of moving water forever offers a relaxing and soothing air around. A water feature can be a little garden fountain or a pond with fish. Birds forever visit a garden with a water fountain. It serves as a birdbath too. A little container can be changed into a fountain and will bring out the best in you while customizing it.

Garden light decorations

Just darkness makes light helpful. Whether you are having a barbecue or tea in the garden, it would be fun there are decoration lamps around during the night. Candles provide the flickering and soft light. There are lanterns for hot and steady light. Another choice is using solar lights which are power from sunlight during the day and can be used at night.

Garden fixtures

How about putting your darling bamboo bench close to the water fountain? That would be a remarkable way to relax and unwind while you listen to the sounds of cascading water. If some trees stand close to the pond a hammock is also a charming addition. There are also different styles of benches that would complement any garden where you can sit and enjoy the beauty around.

Living creatures

Butterflies and birds include life to a garden. Bird flowers and feeders encourage them to visit your garden. They will get well-known with your place and get used to you without being worried;  even your dog and cat rolling all over the grass while teasing each other is a perfect view.